Akram Khan Company
XENOS Artistic Direction and Original Choreography – Akram Khan
Chotto Xenos Direction and Adaptation – Sue Buckmaster (Theatre-Rites)
Set Designer – Ingrid Hu
Lighting Designer – Guy Hoare
Original Music – Domenico Angarano, inspired by Vincenzo Lamagna’s score for XENOS
Sound Design – Domenico Angarano, Phil Wood
Costume Design – Kimie Nakano
Film and Projection Design – Lucy Cash
Assistant Choreographer – Nicola Monaco
Rehearsal Directors – Nicolas Ricchini, Amy Butler
Dancer – Guilhem Chatir or Kennedy Junior Muntanga
Photography by Jean Louis Fernandez
How does war begin? And how does it end? It depends on who is telling the story.
Inspired by the award winning final full-length solo XENOS, Chotto Xenos is a captivating dance production that takes young audiences back in time, exploring the often forgotten and untold stories of World War 1 colonial soldiers, in order to shine light on our present and future.